Request for Proposal – Strategic Plan For the Butler County Port Authority (BCPA)
This BCPA is seeking professional services for the completion of a Strategic Plan process and Plan document that identifies the future service offerings to be provided by the BCPA and an operational staffing plan to provide the services.
Individuals, groups or firms submitting on this RFP must demonstrate significant experience in the operations and/or strategic planning for Port Authorities in Ohio (as allowed under the ORC) or similar private or public Ohio economic development organizations.
For complete details, please read the full RFP, which is linked here.
Ohio Department of Development Selects MBAC Partners as Part of the Minority Business Assistance Center Network Program
The Ohio Department of Development today announced its selection of hosts to join the Minority Business Assistance Center (MBAC) Network Program for the July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2025, grant period. They will serve the needs of Ohio’s minority-, women-, veteran-, and disadvantaged businesses for their region.read more
We Can Only Go Up from Here
High Density Mixed Use Planned to Replace Blighted Neighborhood in Whitehall
Like in life, it’s not the hand your dealt that defines you in economic development. It’s about how you play your cards and capitalize on opportunities for your community.
Yes in Our Back Yard
Ever since the Intel announcement, the region has had endless conversations about how to be “Intel Ready.” While Intel will undoubtedly be a gamechanger for Ohio, we’re behind the eight ball if we weren’t already preparing for population growth and increased pressure on our built infrastructure and logistics pipelines.read more